Hartwood House School is a prestigious British boarding school. The school in Britain is distinguished by its developed infrastructure, high rating, and a special atmosphere of coziness. The Hurtwood House campus looks like an authentic British village with small houses, lots of greenery, flower beds.
In private school in the UK talented children from all over the world are studying, it is open to foreigners. Here all conditions for fast and most comfortable adaptation to the British school environment are created. The school values and encourages students' desire for independence and freedom. Everyone is free to decide for themselves which of the proposed means of instruction he should use to achieve academic goals.
Hurtwood House is not just a school. This is a full-fledged creative environment, where future actors, directors, theatrical figures receive basic education. Also, each student gets a chance to start a career in the school years. The educational institution is often visited by directors and casting agents in search of types for films, musicals, etc. Many graduates of the boarding school are not only successful in the profession, but world famous. The school of Nikki Amua-Berd (films "Robin Hood", "Omen"), Phoebe Boswell (the famous artist), Edward Fox (writer), Emily Blunt, known from the film "The Devil Wears PRADA", is rightly proud of the school.
To enter the school, the entrant must have an academic record for the last two years of training, recommendations from teachers on key subjects (mathematics, English). A competent motivation letter is also necessary.
The entrant must be fluent in English. Knowledge of the language is confirmed by the appropriate certificate. On an individual basis, you can take tests in mathematics. As for sports, creative achievements, awards and ranks increase the chances of admission.
Every year, students demonstrate a high level of education in the final exams. On A-level, the results of A * -A are received by more than 65% of graduates. After school, children enter the musical, theatrical colleges in Britain, continue to receive education in profile universities in London, Bournemouth, Leeds, Manchester. Also many graduates study at the prestigious Imperial College.
The British national A-level program is offered at the boarding school. It has a distinctive feature - free choice of objects. In Hurtwood House students can choose to study any discipline from the list (only 22 subjects). It includes natural sciences (studied individually or in a block), mathematics and higher mathematics, sociology, psychology, history, English, business and law, German, Spanish, French, economics and finance (including accounting), fine arts , Media, music, photography, theater, textile production and design.
Tuition fees: 13,185 pounds per term (boarding school), 8,790 pounds (day school).
For foreign students who require additional study of English for GCSE or other purposes, a + 15% surcharge.
High School Program for the British GCSE System.
Duration: 1-2 years, depending on the academic background of the students and the level of the language.
Subjects of the program: math, science subjects, business , Additional language (Spanish, French, Italian).
Children age: 14-16 years old
The school offers accommodation on a full board basis. Students live in 5 residences, each of which is a cozy English house with single and double rooms, kitchenette, play area, lounge with TV and video equipment.
Three meals a day is organized in the dining room.
The intellectual load is harmoniously complemented by creativity and sport. Students of the boarding school can learn to play basketball, netball, squash, football, rugby, hockey, tennis, golf. Also available are the following sports destinations: cross-country, swimming, horse riding, volleyball, mouting. For power loads in the sports center of the school also has everything you need.
Entertaining part of the extracurricular program provides visits to galleries, museums, theaters of England. In the first place in popularity among students is the tourist infrastructure of London.
Teenagers are invited to Hurtwood House and recreational activities. They are organized on campus and beyond.
Hurtwood House is proud of its infrastructure. Training here takes place in the classrooms equipped with everything necessary for teaching a particular subject. Also in the classrooms there are computers, projectors, interactive whiteboards. In music rooms - various instruments, acoustic systems.
Sports infrastructure is represented by all-weather fields for team games, fitness rooms, aerobics halls, tennis courts. Also on the campus there is a classic indoor sports complex.
The school has its own theater. It is equipped with a rotating stage, professional light-music and sound equipment. There is also a cinematographic center and a television studio on the campus.
The music department of the equipment school is considered the best in Britain. It has advanced innovative equipment. To train children are equipped with rehearsal rooms, recording studios. Also in the school there are several modern dance classes.
The academic year is divided into terms: autumn (6.09.15 - 19.12.2015), spring (10.01.16 - 25.03.16), summer (17.04.16 - 1.07.16). For holidays, there are weekends and holidays, as well as holidays between terms.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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